Databases





DATABASE TITLE FULL DESCRIPTION COVERAGE FULL TEXT
e-EROS (Electronic Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis) e-EROS (the electronic Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis) offers a systematic and exhaustive database of around 70,000 reactions and around 4000 of the most frequently consulted reagents and is fully searchable by structure and substructure, reagent, reaction type, experimental conditions etc. and allows sophisticated full text searches. varies yes
Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans Full-text archive of nearly 37,000 early American publications based on Charles Evans' American Bibliography: A Chronological Dictionary of all Books, Pamphlets, and Periodical Publications Printed in the United States of America from the Genesis of Printing in 1639 down to and including the Year 1800. Includes Early American Imprints, Series I: Supplement from the Library Company of Philadelphia. 1639-1800 yes
Early American Newspapers, Series, 6 & 7 Fully searchable runs of 215 newspapers from 27 states and the District of Columbia from 1741-1922. Highlights of Series 6 include the Detroit Plaindealer; The Colored American, Detroit's first successful black newspaper; and the Arkansas Gazette, one of the first papers west of the Mississippi. Highlights of Series 7 include New Orleans' Times-Picayune, established in 1837, and The Oregonian, founded in 1850 in Portland and still the state's largest daily. 1741-1922 yes
Early English Books Online Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700 - from the first book printed in English by William Caxton, through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare and the tumult of the English Civil War. - yes
Earthquake Engineering Abstracts Earthquake Engineering Abstracts (EEA) provides comprehensive, authoritative coverage of earthquake engineering and earthquake hazard mitigation. EEA currently comprises over 176,000 records (full citations and abstracts) from 1971 forward, plus several hundred earlier classic papers and reports. EEA includes over 50,000 journal articles, approximately 40,000 meeting abstracts, and approximately 22,000 research report's abstracts. Sources covered include over 3,000 periodicals, conference proceedings, technical reports, trade journal/newsletter items, patents, books, and press releases. 1971-present partial
EBSCO eBook Collection Collection of digital full-text versions of books such as reference works, scholarly monographs, literature and fiction, and 3,400 publicly-accessible titles. - yes
Ecology Abstracts Ecology Abstracts covers journal literature pertaining to the relationships of organisms to each other and to their environments. About 285 journals are indexed, some completely, others, selectively. Included are relevant papers on evolutionary biology, economics, and systems analysis as they relate to ecosystems or the environment. There is detailed information on resource and ecosystems management and modeling as well as material on the impact of climate, water resources, soil, and man on environmental problems such as depletion, erosion, and pollution. 1982-present no
EconLit Produced by the American Economic Association, EconLit is the primary research tool in economics: economic development, forecasting, and history; fiscal and monetary theory; business and public finance; international, health care, regional and urban economics, and more. It provides bibliographic citations, with selected abstracts, of journal articles, books, dissertations and working papers, articles in collective works, conference proceedings, collected essay volumes and full text book reviews. 1969-present yes
Economic Census Economic Census. Includes Economy-Wide Key Statistics, Industry Statistics, Establishmetn and Firm Size Statistics, Miscellaneous Subjects Statistics and Annual Surey of Manufacturers. Also Geographic Area Series, Merchandise, Commodity, Receipt, and Revenue LInes Statistics. - partial
EcoSal Based on the classic ASM publication, Escherichia coli and Salmonella: Cellular and Molecular Biology, EcoSal is the comprehensive and authoritative source for information on the enteric bacterial cell. It is a continually expanded and updated archive of knowledge consisting of several hundred modules of information with links to sites containing tabular and pictorial information as well as to databases of primary research. 2004- yes
EdITLib Ed/ITLib Digital Library contains full-text international journal articles and conference papers on the latest research, developments, and applications related to all aspects of education technology and e-learning. Export capability is available for BibTex and EndNote. Ed/ITLib is sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education. 2000-present (varies with title) yes
Education Full Text This full-text source of education scholarship provides coverage for a wide range of topics, including adult education, continuing education, literacy standards, multicultural/ethnic education, secondary education, teaching methods and much more. 1982-present; full-text, 1994-present partial
Education Source The most complete collection of full-text education journals, encompassing an international array of English-language periodicals, monographs, yearbooks and more, covering scholarly research and information to meet the needs of education students, professionals, and policy makers.##As the complete source of education scholarship, Education Source covers all levels of education—from early childhood to higher education—as well as all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education and testing. - -
Educational Administration Abstracts Provides bibliographic records and many full-text articles covering areas related to educational administration, including educational leadership, educational management, educational research, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. 1881-current partial
Educational Testing Service Research Library Indexes research published by ETS and ETS Staff members in journal articles, research reports, policy reports, books, book chapters, and published conference papers. Search by author, title, subject, or keywords. Because of copyright restrictions, full text is not provided for many of publications cited here. However, links to publications to which ETS holds the copyright are provided. 1947-current no
Eighteenth Century Collections Online Full-text searchable facsimile pages of approximately 150,000 items published in the British Isles, colonial America, the United States (1776 - 1800), Canada, and territories governed by Britain during any period of the Eighteenth Century, in any language; plus all relevant items printed wholly or partly in English, or other British vernaculars, in any part of the world. ECCO includes a variety of materials from books, directories, Bibles and sermons to shipping lists, advertisements and works by many well-known and lesser-known authors, all providing a diverse collection in History, Geography, Science, Technology, Medicine, Law, Philosophy, Religion, Social Sciences, Literature, and the Fine Arts. ECCO is based on the British Library's Eighteenth Century Short Title Catalogue (ESTC). 1701-1800 yes
Eighteenth Century Journals V Digital reproductions of unique and rare eighteenth century periodicals chosen to convey the eclecticism and evolution of the publishing world between 1712 and 1835. Purdue Subscribes to Eighteenth Century Journals V, offering a complete run of one of the greatest periodicals of the age, The Lady's Magazine (1770 to 1832), as well as other relevant titles from the period. The Lady’s Magazine – an entertaining and educational journal aimed at “the housewife as well as the peeress” – was the first objective and professional effort to create a magazine acceptable for women. Topics include aspects of the social and domestic sciences, as well as health, education, and the humanities. 1712-1835 yes
EIS Digests of Environmental Impact Statements The federal government issues hundreds of environmental impact statements each year - and this one resource provides detailed abstracts of all of those statements, also indexing them for easy reference. EIS extracts the key issues from complex government-released environmental impact statements, converting massive documents into concise, readable abstracts. Each entry includes a clear description of the project, sections on positive impact and negative consequences, and legal mandates. 1985-present partial
Electronic Enlightenment Edited letters of over 7,000 correspondents from Europe, the Americas, and Asia from the 17th to the mid-19th centuries, including the correspondence of philosophers, scientists, clerics, government ministers, merchants, and people of many other occupations. A research project of the Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford, EE provides a network of interconnected documents allowing scholars to see the complex web of personal relationships in the early modern period. Forty-five nationalities, 11 languages, and 688 occupations are represented. Limited to one user at a time. 1619-1878 yes
Emergence of Advertising in America 1850 - 1920 The Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850 - 1920 (EAA) presents over 9,000 images, with database information, relating to the early history of advertising in the United States. The materials, drawn from the Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library at Duke University, provide a significant and informative perspective on the early evolution of this most ubiquitous feature of modern American business and culture. 1850 - 1920 partial
Encyclopedia of Life Sciences The Encyclopedia of Life Sciences (ELS) features over 4,600 specially commissioned, peer-reviewed and citable articles spanning the entire spectrum of the life sciences. It is an essential read for life scientists and a valued resource for undergraduates, graduate students and researchers. ELS articles are written by leaders in the field to provide comprehensive and authoritative coverage of each subject area. ELS is updated by approximately 400 articles per year, with new articles publishing on a monthly basis. 2002- yes
Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology This reference identifies current challenges and development paths sure to influence fields ranging from materials and surface science, chemistry, and biomedicine to computer technology, information processing, and mechanical, optical, and electrical engineeringexamining the design, application, and utilization of devices, techniques, and technologies critical to research at atomic, molecular, and macromolecular levels ranging from 1100 nanometers. - yes
Engineered Materials Abstracts Comprehensive index to world literature on engineered materials such as polymers, plastics, rubber, ceramics and composites. The database addresses manufacturing practices, properties and applications of these materials. 1986-present no
Engineering Case Studies Engineering Case Studies Online will dramatically improve teaching and research by providing a single, comprehensive source for a wide range of video and text material focusing on engineering failures and successes. At completion, the collection will contain 250 hours and 50,000 pages of quality documentaries, accident reports, experiments, visualizations, case studies, lectures and interviews from leading engineering institutions around the world - -
Engineering Research Database The ProQuest Engineering Research Database covers the international serial and non-serial literature pertaining to civil, earthquake, environmental, mechanical, and transportation engineering including their complementary fields of forensic engineering, management and marketing of engineering services, engineering education, theoretical mechanics and dynamics, and mathematics/computation. Content includes basic and applied research, design, construction, technological and engineering aspects of air and water quality, environmental safety, energy production and developments in new technologies. 1966-present no
Engineering Village (Compendex & INSPEC Combined) Engineering Village is the information discovery platform to search across both Compendex and INSPEC databases. 1884-present -
ENGnetBASE The ENGnetBase eBook collection includes over 2300 cutting-edge and bestselling references. Provides access to the latest handbooks in civil, mechanical, and electrical engineering. - yes
Environment Abstracts This database encompasses all aspects of the impact of people and technology on the environment and the effectiveness of remedial policies and technologies, featuring more than 950 journals published in the U.S. and abroad. The database also covers conference papers and proceedings, special reports from international agencies, non-governmental organizations, universities, associations and private corporations. Other materials selectively indexed include significant monographs, government studies and newsletters. Varies yes
Environment Index Contains more than 2.4 million records from more than 2,200 domestic and international titles going back to the 1888 (including more than 1,350 active core titles) as well as more than 200 monographs. Also features an in-depth thesaurus, and author profiles will be provided for 6,500 authors in the discipline. 1973-present no
Environmental Engineering Abstracts Environmental Engineering Abstracts covers the world literature pertaining to technological and engineering aspects of air and water quality, environmental safety, and energy production. More than 700 primary journals are thoroughly indexed and abstracted. Over 2,500 additional sources, including monographs and conference proceedings, are also monitored for relevant articles. 1990-present no
Environmental Law Reporter The Environmental Law Reporter (ELR) Online is a currently updated database that includes court decisions, statutes, treaties, regulations, and articles. ELR consists of twelve components: News & Analysis; ELR UPDATE; Litigation; Federal Laws and Regulations; Administrative Materials; Indexes; State Materials; International Materials; Health and Safety Materials; Guidance & Policy Collection; Briefs & Pleadings; and Online Seminars. 1971 - current yes
Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management This multidisciplinary database, provides unparalleled and comprehensive coverage of the environmental sciences. Abstracts and citations are drawn from over 10,000 serials including scientific journals, conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications 1981-present no
Environmental Studies in Video - - -
Ergonomic Abstracts Ergonomics Abstracts ia an international database of ergonomics and human factors information. The users that will benefit from Ergonomics Abstracts include ergonomists, health and safety specialists, human factors engineers, human computer interaction specialists, designers, systems analysts, industrial engineers, occupational psychologists and occupational and physical therapists. 1985-present no
ERIC Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC), a bibliographic database sponsored by the US Department of Education, is the premier source for education-related research, documents, and journal articles. 1966-present partial
Essay and General Literature Index Indexes essays and chapters in anthologies, and multi-author collections. Coverage spans the entire range of the humanities and social sciences, from economics, political science, and history to criticism of literary works, art history, drama, and film. 1985-present no
Essential Science Indicators A unique compilation of performance statistics and trends extrapolated from counts of articles published in scholarly journals and the citations to those articles. 10-year rolling file: Updated every two months yes
eStatement Studies The Annual Statement Studies are the only source of composite performance metrics derived directly from the financial statements of financial institutions borrowers and prospects. 2006-2007 yes
ETDEWEB ETDEWEB contains energy content from the United States and worldwide sources. It includes the data from US Dept. of Energy's Energy Citation Database (Energy Research Abstaracts and Nuclear Science Abstracts) as well as international sources, e.g. International Atomic Energy Agency's Atomindex. 1946-present partial
Ethnic NewsWatch Provides access to full-text articles from 200 magazines, journals, and newspapers published by the ethnic, minority, and native press in America. Searchable in both English and Spanish. 1985 - present partial